Ta Xbiex is a small town with a population of around 2,000 people. and is mostly known for the number of foreign embassies. These are including those of Egypt, Italy, France and the British High Commission. On will also find a number of service providers such as insurance companies, law firms, auditing and accounting firms. It also hosts part of the Yacht Marina and several marine services are found in the area. In ta Xbiex there are a number of restaurants along the coast that take advantage of the location and offer spectacular harbour views. There is also a seafront garden and Manoel Islands which are landmark locations in this area. This village is resident to many gaming companies as well.